arc of Lowitz

arc of Lo·witz \-ˈlōˌvits\

Definition of arc of Lowitz

  1. :  a rare halo extending obliquely downward and inward from a 22 degree parhelion

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Origin and Etymology of arc of lowitz

after Johann Tobias Lowitz †1804 German-born Russian chemist

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capable of being understood in two ways

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